Gedling Borough Council has 41 elected councillors covering 19 wards. The borough covers an area that has two MPs and five MEPs.
The Democratic department is one of our core services, providing support to our officers and members in delivery our services to the public. Minutes and agendas for all meetings are all produced internally and can be found on these pages.
In order to make our decision making process quicker and more transparent, we currently adopt a 'Leader and Cabinet' model which follows the structure below:
...that you can view agendas online 5 days before a meeting?
The Scrutiny process provides opportunities for Councillors who are not members of our Cabinet to:
Scrutiny also provides the opportunity for Councillors to voice your concerns and participate in the development of new policy.
Members of the public attending any public committee meeting need to be aware that the Openness of Local Government Bodies Regulations 2014 give permission for attendees to "record proceedings" at our meetings. Information about what this means is in our Recording meetings protocol [78kb]